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May 26, 1958
May 26, 1958

Table of Contents
May 26, 1958

Coming Events
  • James Van Alen, president of the National Lawn Tennis Hall of Fame at Newport and chairman of the time-honored Newport Invitation Tournament, here takes the witness stand and presents his radical ideas on streamlining tennis. Mr. Van Alen's career as a player dates back to his college days at Cambridge, England, where he captained the Oxford-Cambridge team which defeated the combined Yale-Harvard squad of 1924. Even today, at 55, he wields an aggressive and enthusiastic racket

Sporting Look
Motor Sports
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

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Well-aimed flip by Johns Hopkins' Jory (right) gets past Maryland Goalie Kennedy (46) at Baltimore. Unbeaten Hopkins won 11-10, to move a step closer to second straight lacrosse title.

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Well-aimed swing by St. Louis' Stan Musial sends ball ricocheting off his bat for history-making 3,000th hit, a pinch-hit double to left field, in Cardinals' 5-3 victory over the Cubs at Chicago.

Coliseum Mile finds Australia's Herb Elliott booming along 22 yards from tape on way to 3:57.8 clocking, fastest ever in U.S.

Coliseum engagement was announced 17 days after Don Drysdale met Model Ginger Dubberly for "A Day with the Dodgers" stunt.